detenere

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin detineō, detinēre, possibly taken as a semi-learned term.

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VerbEdit

detenére (first-person singular present detèngo, first-person singular past historic deténni, past participle detenùto, first-person singular future deterrò, second-person singular imperative detièni, auxiliary avere) (transitive)

  1. to hold
  2. to have or possess (property etc.)
  3. to detain (a prisoner)

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LeoneseEdit

EtymologyEdit

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VerbEdit

detenere

  1. to arrest, detain

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